The Department of Mechanical Engineering at National Cheng-Kung University (NCKU) has been established since 1931, and is the oldest and the most renowned mechanical engineering institutes in Taiwan. Our alumni and alumnus occupy important positions in Taiwan's industries, business, and governmental institution. In addition, numerous faculty members of Taiwan and world's leading universities are also graduated from this department. A local survey reveals that alumni from NCKU have being the most welcome employees by Taiwan business companies. Each year, 150 undergraduate students, 171 master students (including 20 part-time students), and 60 Ph.D. students are enrolled in this department each year. Currently, this department is consisted of 53 full time professors, 10 adjunct professors, 600 undergraduates, 300 master students, and 150 Ph.D. students, as well as 20 international graduate students.

Our department has excellent faculty members with extraordinary academic reputation and they are all eagerly devoted to education, and research. In together with the state of arts facilities and the innovative teaching styles, students are expected to have the most exceptional educational training leading to their successful career development.  Our department offers both stringent training in fundamental knowledge of mechanical science and board introduction on the state-of-the-art engineering applications. Students who graduate from our department are not only active in mechanical related industry, but also play critical roles in other high-tech fields such as semiconductors and optoelectronics.
Offered Programs of Study
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Mechanical Engineering
    Master of Science (M.S.) in Mechanical Engineering
    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.). in Mechanical Engineering